Our Core Team.

Angela Parker

CEO

Angela Parker co-founded Realized Worth in 2008. Angela’s work focuses on the practical application of transformative learning theory in corporate settings.

Angela’s background is in communications, entrepreneurship, and strategy execution. She has consulted with over 100 large companies all over the world.

Angela earned her MBA from IE Business School in Madrid, Spain and recently completed a 3-year appointment as President of the Board for Renewal in the Wilderness.

Chris Jarvis

CSO

Chris Jarvis co-founded Realized Worth in 2008. Chris’s research and presentations focus on corporate citizenship as a powerful mechanism to address the critical social and environmental issues facing our global society.

Chris has 25 years of experience working with corporate and nonprofit executives to develop results-based impact strategies.

Chris founded the RW Institute in 2015 and is a founding member of IMPACT 2030.

Dan Frid

CFO

Dan Frid oversees the operations of the Finance, Accounting, and Support Services teams at Realized Worth.

Dan has held senior financial and operational leadership roles in various organizations, most recently as the Senior Vice President and Managing Director for ABM Solutions, an IT and Technical Services firm in Nova Scotia, Canada.

Dan earned his MBA from Saint Mary’s University and is a Chartered Professional Accountant and a Chartered Financial Analyst.

Irem Tunc

HR and Finance

Irem Tunc manages Realized Worth’s people experience and provides oversight for the financial operations team.

Her experience spans large corporations, small businesses, and entrepreneurial endeavors. Along with her passion for working with numbers, she enjoys spending her free time volunteering.

Irem fosters homeless animals, supports the resettlement of refugees, volunteers at local food banks, and with Habitat for Humanity.

Julie Henwood

Administration

Julie Henwood provides oversight for the administrative operations at Realized Worth.

She is a senior administrator with 15 years experience in IT, engineering, and not-for-profit organizations.

Graduating from Saint Mary’s University, in Halifax, NS, with a Bachelor of Arts Degree, majoring in Psychology, she is now in a field that combines her passion for people and business.

Kelly Lynch

Brand and Content

Kelly Lynch oversees the Realized Worth internal and external brand and content delivery teams.

Kelly’s background is in corporate communications, community relations and volunteer management; she specializes in program management and strategy.

Kelly is an artist, and pursues art to explore social issues related to feminism and mental health.

Emir Okyayli

Data Analysis and IT

Emir oversees Realized Worth’s IT department, including data analysis as it relates to product delivery.

Emir brings experience in mechanical engineering, with a specialization in energy management and energy efficiency systems. Emir also spent several years teaching high school and university students in Istanbul, Turkey.

Besides being a master of detail and data management, Emir is passionate about learning, and cares deeply about helping others and giving back.

David Spindler

Business Development

David Spindler oversees Realized Worth’s Business Development and Sales teams. His background is in consulting, product development, and sales in the technology sector.

Dave graduated with an MA in Sustainable Development from the University of St. Andrews in Scotland, where he wrote his thesis on wildlife ecology and the re-wilding of the Scottish Highlands.

He is also a seasoned wilderness guide, with a strong passion for nature and the outdoors.

Jessica Jenkins

Client Delivery - Canada

Jessica Jenkins manages Realized Worth’s Canada-based Project Management teams. Jessica’s background is in research, consulting, project management and program development.

Her degree in Sociology inspires her passion for social impact which is a key motivator in both her work and personal life.

Jessica also loves to travel as a way to experience and learn about communities around the world.

Kristen Guttilla

Client Delivery – US

Kristen Guttilla manages Realized Worth’s US-based Project Management teams.

Her background is in account management, technology development, and organizational operations with large companies and NYC-based start-ups.

Kristen pursues her passion for people and connection by volunteering and advocating for at-risk youth, education, and homelessness in New York City.

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